A two-vehicle wreck on U.S. Highway 87 near Westhoff resulted in the death of a man on Monday night.
According to trooper Ruben San Miguel, at 5:15 p.m. on Monday, May 25, Anthony Joe Montes, 24, of Amarillo, was traveling south on U.S. Highway 87 three miles south of Westhoff.
The 2013 Ford Focus driven by Montes crossed the center lane and hit a 2015 Ford F-250 truck, driven by Alberto Garcia, 36, of Eagle Pass.
Montes was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:27 p.m. by DeWitt County Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace Peggy Mayer.
San Miguel said that Garcia was checked for injury and released from the hospital.
The accident is under investigation by the Texas Department of Public Safety.
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